Doha doubles QF results

Lopez/Nadal defeated Kas/Kohlschreiber in their quarter-final doubles match today 6-7 (7) 6-4 10-3. The 1 hour, 34 minute long match featured many breaks of serve and a tight first set tie-break. Not that any of us got to watch it unless we were in Doha. But, I’m sure you don’t want to listen to my, “I love doubles and wish it was broadcast more frequently” rant. Stats for team Lopez/Nadal:

Service stats
Aces: 1
Double faults: 1
1st serve percentage: 67%
1st serve points won: 34/50 (68%)
2nd serve points won: 15/25(60%)
Break points saved: 6/8 (75%)

Return stats
1st return points won: 19/53 (36%)
2nd return points won: 9/23 (39%)
Break points won: 3/7 (43%)

Their semi-final opponents will be Santoro and Youzhny who won today in straight sets.